granuloma inguinale

[ ing-gwuh-nal-ee, -ney-lee, -nah-ley ]
/ ˌɪŋ gwəˈnæl i, -ˈneɪ li, -ˈnɑ leɪ /

noun Pathology.

a venereal disease marked by deep ulceration of the skin of the groin and external genitals, caused by the bacterium Calymmatobacterium granulomatis.

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Also called granulo·ma ve·ne·re·um [vuh-neer-ee-uhm]. /vəˈnɪər i əm/.

Origin of granuloma inguinale

1915–20; <New Latin: inguinal granuloma
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Medical definitions for granuloma inguinale

granuloma inguinale
[ ĭng′gwə-nālē ]

n.

donovanosis
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